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The Perversity of Things: review #7 of X: The Invention of Invention and the Advent of Science Fiction

Continuing with my reviews (#7 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016) - which will be less frequent now, given the end of the winter bre...

The Perversity of Things: review #6 of X: Thought Experiments and Toys

Continuing with my review (#6 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016) - focusing now on pages 37-45 of Wythoff's rich 59-page Introductio...

The Perversity of Things: review #5 of X: Amateurs vs. Corporations

Continuing with my review (#5 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016). I'm now focusing on pages 28-36 of Wythoff's 59-page Introduction...

The Perversity of Things: review #4 of X: Gernsback and the First Amendment

Continuing with my review (#4 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016),  this time focusing on pages 26-28 of Wythoff's 59-page Intro...

The Perversity of Things: review #3 of X: The Evolution of Media

Continuing with my review (#3 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016), having now read pages 18-27 of Wythoff's 59-page Introduction to t...

The Perversity of Things: review #2 of X: Learning by Doing

Continuing with my review (#2 of X) of The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016), having now read pages 9-17 of Wythoff's 59-page rich (an unde...

The Perversity of Things: review #1 of X: Gernsback as Philosopher of Technology

I just started reading The Perversity of Things: Hugo Gernsback on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, edited by Grant Wythoff (University of Minnesota Press, 2016).  I've read the first 8 pages of Wythoff's 59-page masterful Introduction to t...

Star Trek Beyond: The Rescue of Optimism

Continuing with my reviews of important 2016 movies, which I certainly should have seen and reviewed much earlier - in this case, July - but, hey, time itself has always been somewhat malleable in science fiction, especially Star Trek,Star Trek Beyon...

Grant Ward sold to Ipswich Twn

TRANSFER TALKIpswich Town has signed 21-year-old (22 next January) winger Grant Ward from Tottenham Hotspur for an undisclosed fee. He has signed  a three-year deal, with the option of a further year.He has had loan spells at MLS side Chica...

Buying Intangibles

Perhaps it seems that I’m writing quite a bit about music these days. Being a theoretical and practical failure in the practice of music, it may seem presumptuous. If I’m honest, I’d admit that visiting the site of Woodstock was … Continu...

US calls on Israel not to punish innocent Palestinians

US State Department spokesman Mark Toner urges some measured Israeli punishment of Palestinians over the Wednesday shooting. (file photo)The US State Department has urged Israel to tone down its punishment of Palestinians in the wake of a Wednesday a...

Pune University – Result Notification of Research Proposal under University Research Grant Scheme for Year 2016 – 18

Pune University – Result Notification of Research Proposal under University Research Grant Scheme for Year 2016 – 18 Pune University, Savitribai Phule Pune University has been released a notification regarding Result Notification of Resea...
by Resultuniraj on May 10, 2016

BEGC Helper| Sevak Recruitment 2016- Exam Date, Admit Card

Bio-Chemic Education Grant Commission is recruiting to the post of helper, sevak. The commission will soon conduct examination. Applicants may download admit cards from official web site before examination. Bio-Chemic Education Grant Commission Recru...
by Re Exam Result on Apr 18, 2016

BEGC Exam Admit Card 2016 Download, Online Exam Date

Bio-Chemic Education Grant Commission (BEGC) admit card will available soon. For this all those who had filled the application for they have to visit on the official website and get the information of admit card. According to us this needs some more...
by Resulmarks on Apr 16, 2016

12 Pengertian Strategi Menurut Para Ahli

12 Pengertian Strategi Menurut Para Ahli – Strategi merupakan teknik untuk mendapatkan kemenangan (victory) pencapaian tujuan (to achieve goals). Untuk lebih jelasnya kami telah merangkum beberapa pengertian strategi menurut para ahli, berikut...
by Seputar Pendidikan on Apr 12, 2016

Supergirl and The Flash Crossover Episode Photos

The 18th episode of Supergirl will be one Superhero event as it'll be the first crossover episode between Supergirl and The Flash. The epic crossover will happen on March 29th. Here is the official synopsis of Supergirl episode 18:“Kara gains a new...
by Dsweetbox on Mar 17, 2016

'The Flash' / 'Supergirl' Crossover: Barry Meets Kara In First Teaser For 'Worlds Finest'

CBS has released the first teaser for the much anticipated crossover episode between "Supergirl" and The CW's "The Flash." In the 10-second clip, Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) speeds his way into National City only to abruptly stop after seeing Kara Da...
by The Style Clash on Mar 16, 2016

Bloodshot Reborn Annual 2016 #1 – A Deep Look Inside

BLOODSHOT REBORN ANNUAL 2016 #1 Drafts Lemire, Kano, Fawkes, Fiffe, Bennett, Maybury and More into a 64-Page Firefight in March! This spring…Valiant’s first-ever annual-sized extravaganza is bursting at the seams with 64 pages of all-out acti...
by Comic Book Critic on Feb 27, 2016

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James StewartCary GrantFred AstaireGene Kelly y James StewartGinger RogersMarlene DietrichDean Martin y Jerry LewisElvis PresleyJames Stewart...
by Pasion por el cine clasico on Jan 26, 2016

ANNIVERSARIES : 18th of January

Anniversaires de naissances et décès en ce 18 Janvier Birthdays and death anniversaries on 18th January     NAISSANCES      BIRTHDAYS    18 janvier 1980 ◊ Estelle, chanteuse, rappeuse et productrice britannique (36 ans). ◊ Jason...
by radio satellite on Jan 18, 2016
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